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Should I choose virtualization or the cloud?

November 20th, 2018

Have you heard about cloud computing and virtualization technologies but don’t know the difference? Or maybe you’ve heard a fellow business owner talk about why one is better than the other? Here are the differences between the two and the things you must know to determine which solution is best for your business.

Is your VoIP distributor right for you?

November 16th, 2018

Because it is cost-effective, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) is a popular choice today among small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) looking to upgrade their phone systems. But before you contact just any VoIP distributor, make sure you are dealing with a respectable and trustworthy one.

Want to keep it private? 13 Tips to help you protect your privacy

November 14th, 2018

Want to keep it private? 13 Tips to help you protect your privacy

Privacy, being “a state in which one is not observed or disturbed by other people” is a rarity in today’s day and age.

Technology innovation and the power of data analytics present tremendous value, but also new challenges.

The lowdown on cloud security

November 13th, 2018

If you’re thinking of transitioning your business to the cloud, consider the security of the platform. While providers would like us to believe that the friendly, fluffy cloud image used to market the service means it is automatically secure, the reality is far different.

Is your IT security proactive?

October 26th, 2018

Do you spend hours obsessing about the inner workings of DNS-layer security, intrusion prevention systems, and data encryption? If you’re not a managed IT services provider (MSP), you probably don’t. Instead, you’re probably looking for a business partner to manage those nitty-gritty details for you.

Ways IoT will change the business world

October 24th, 2018

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a network of vehicles, appliances, and devices embedded with actuators, connectivity, software, electronics, and sensors that allow users to connect and swap data. The business world is steadily changing with the implementation of IoT in the following methods.

Simple tips to increase cloud affordability

October 23rd, 2018

Moving to the cloud can save you a considerable amount of money, which explains its rise in popularity over the years. What many business owners fail to realize is that some cloud services come with hidden costs. And while they might seem insignificant at first, they can add up to a staggering amount if left […]

How to keep your business safe from cyber security threats

October 23rd, 2018

It is important to protect your business against cyber security threats and ensure that you have a plan in place to help prevent cyber attacks from badly impacting your business. Like managing any business risk, you can put the right controls, processes and tools in place to protect your data and your business.

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7 Reasons Why Your IT Disaster Recovery Plan Should Be A Top Priority

October 9th, 2018

As the good old scouts say, it is always better to be prepared especially when it comes to an unforeseen event taking place and bringing day-to-day operations to a halt for your business.Your IT disaster recovery plan should be a top priority.

Today more than ever it is critical for an organisation to be able to recover as quickly as possible, in the case of a catastrophe occurring and getting the business up and running as usual.

Disaster recovery myths you can dismiss

October 4th, 2018

Technology changes so rapidly. With disaster recovery (DR), we see business owners clinging to ideas that no longer apply. What kind of DR myths are still widely accepted by the masses? Here are three that need to be retired immediately.  Tape backups are the best DR solution Backup tapes are physical objects that deteriorate over […]